UPDATED 1:11 PM PT — Thursday, February 7, 2019
Democrat socialist Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez unveils her much touted ‘green deal’ and Nancy Pelosi is already throwing shade. The freshman lawmaker outlined details of the deal during a press conference Thursday afternoon, but failed to explain how she would pay for it.
The big government plan includes health care for all and an elimination of carbon emissions, which will ultimately cost taxpayers trillions of dollars and millions of jobs.
When asked about the plan, Speaker Pelosi took a condescending tone about her Democrat colleague, saying ‘the green dream or whatever they call it will be one of many suggestions we receive” and “we appreciate the enthusiasm.”
One America’s Ethan Viveiros has more.